Emergency Preparedness and Response
Building community resilience and disaster preparedness through education and action.
Our mission is to prepare El Dorado County to effectively respond to public health threats by focusing on public health emergency planning, disease surveillance, detection and control, health risk communication, and public and health provider education and training services.
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Create An Emergency Financial First Aid Kit Today
You know it’s important to set aside water, food, medications, first aid, and other essential supplies to be prepared for a loss of power, an emergency evacuation or natural disaster. You should also prepare and protect your essential documents and financial resources. Get your household financially ready by creating an emergency “Financial First Aid Kit.”
It is critical that you’re able to prove and protect your identity, finances, and insurance information. Regardless of the emergency, have a plan to locate and safeguard your important documents, pay your bills, and access your accounts.
Visit www.ready.gov/financialpreparedness for more information on being financially ready BEFORE an emergency or disaster happens.